Menace and effects of drug abuse







When we talk about drug abuse, we are simply talking about the different ways in which people abuse or misuse drugs. We could see drug abuse as the recurrent use of illegal drugs or the [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

FG tasks varsities, others on e-libraries

The Federal Government has urged universities, polytechnics and colleges of education in the country to deploy e-library services to ease access to academic resources.






Speaking at a weekend pre [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

JAMB sets March 23, 2019 for mock exams

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has fixed the conduct of its 2019 mock examination for Saturday, 23rd March.

The Board, in statement by its Head of Public Affairs, Dr Fabian Benjamin, urged candidates to begin the printing of their Mock Examination Notification slips from We [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

NOUN elects deputy VC admin

 The Senate of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, has elected Prof Justus Adedeji Sokefun as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Administration.

The university disclosed this in a statement by its director, media and publicity, Malam Ibrahim Sheme.

The statement which d [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

67 Nigerians awarded Commonwealth scholarship

As Nigeria joins 52 member nations to celebrate the 2019 Commonwealth Day on Monday, March 11, 2019, the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has disclosed that between 2015 and 2018, over 67 Nigerians were awarded Commonwealth Scholarship to study in other countries.

Adamu spoke in Abuja [...]

Sat, 09 March 2019

2019 UTME: why JAMB recorded highest register

As the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, prepares to announce a date for the commencement of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, the Board has said the slash in registration fees accounted for the high number of candidates it registered for the exercise.

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Mon, 04 March 2019

ICDB: FG urges media to provide access to children

As Nigeria joins other nations to celebrate the 2019 International Children's Day of Broadcasting, ICDB, on March 3, the Federal Government has charged the Media to provide access to children to air their views on issues bothering them.

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohamm [...]

Mon, 25 February 2019

FG licences 30 new varsities in four years

The Federal Government has said it licensed 30 new universities between 2015 and 2019 as part of efforts to address inadequate access to university education in the country.

Speaking at a weekend press briefing in Abuja, the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, said the 30 new universities [...]

Mon, 25 February 2019


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